Reviewed: Airbubbl, a new in-car air purifier claimed to remove NO2, particulates and more from the cabin


A new air purifier for cars could help protect drivers and passengers from the effects of polluted air. We get hands-on with the Airbubbl.
Optometrists call for mandatory eye tests for drives every 10 years

Call for mandatory eye tests for drivers


The Association of Optometrists has called for drivers to take mandatory eye tests every 10 years to ensure they're fit to return to the road.
Nottingham City Council becomes latest to propose car engine idling fine

Nottingham proposes engine-idling fine


The City Council in Nottingham could become the latest to introduce a penalty for drivers who leave their car engines running.
Buy your car before April 1 to avoid tax change shock, advise experts

Neutral fuel strategy calls as diesel declines


Car sales in June fell by 3.5% compared with the same period last year as buyers continue to shun diesel vehicles.
Reader Letters: VW diesel battle, in-car fumes, LED roads, used car praise and jargon busting

Reader Letters: VW battles and jargon busting


I hear 40,000 UK Volkswagen diesel owners have launched a legal action in relation to the “defeat device” on their cars: the “fix” has...
Leaded petrol reduces intelligence decades later

Leaded petrol reduces intelligence decades later


People exposed to high levels of leaded petrol as children are still suffering from lower intelligence 30 years later...
Diesel ‘doubles risk of dementia’

Diesel ‘doubles risk of dementia’


New evidence has emerged to show that diesel pollution can double the risk of getting dementia and may be responsible for as many as a fifth of c

Opinion: Gas could solve the diesel crisis


Despite the gloom, traffic pollution is on the wane – but don’t assume electric is the only way to power cars of the future, says Matt Ridley.
Diesel motorists face variable charges based on emissions and aggressiveness

Diesel drivers face variable charges


Drivers of dirty diesel cars could be charged a variable fee based on the pollution they emit under proposals being considered...
Get diesel vehicles off the road, urge doctors

Get diesel vehicles off the road, urge doctors


Hundreds of doctors and health experts have urged the government to remove diesel vehicles from the road as soon as possible because they are cau
Busy roads put millions at higher risk of dementia

Busy roads put millions at higher risk of dementia


More than 10m Britons are at a higher risk of dementia because they live near a busy road, scientists have concluded.